Skip to main content

Energy Systems Security

Energy Systems Security

John G. Voeller (Editor)

ISBN: 978-1-118-65174-2

Jan 2014

85 pages

Select type: E-Book



Energy Systems Security features articles from the Wiley Handbook of Science and Technology for Homeland Security covering topics related to electricity transmission grids and their protection, risk assessment of energy systems, analysis of interdependent energy networks. Methods to manage electricity transmission disturbances so as to avoid blackouts are discussed, and self-healing energy system and a nano-enabled power source are presented.

Preface vii

1. Comparative Risk Assessment for Energy Systems 1

2. Large-Scale Electricity Transmission Grids: Lessons Learned from the European Electricity Blackouts 21

3. Interdependent Energy Infrastructure Simulation System 35

4. Object-Oriented Approaches for Integrated Analysis of Interdependent Energy Networks 43

5. Self-healing and Resilient Energy System 61

6. Nano-enabled Power Source 85

Index 99